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Rio to host 2014 World Cup final

Updated: Thursday, 20 Oct 2011 18:51

Brazil previously staged the World Cup in 1950
Brazil previously staged the World Cup in 1950

Rio de Janeiro will stage the 2014 World Cup final, FIFA revealed on Thursday as it revealed the venues for the fixtures at the tournament.

Sao Paulo will stage the opening game which will feature hosts Brazil.

Belo Horizonte and Sao Paulo will stage the semi-finals with Brasilia hosting the third place play-off.

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